The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 71 65 62
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing VBA 16 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.91% 2.01% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.86% 3.26% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 2
Average salary £57,500 £28,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+101.75% -14.92%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +2.30%
VBA
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
560 460 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 66.83% 61.66% 50.68%
Number of salaries quoted 451 404 228
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

VBA
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Dorset region.

VBA Salary Trend in Dorset

VBA
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -10 15 £57,500 +121.15% 1
Poole -3 1 £45,000 +50.00% 1
VBA
South West

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VBA.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle
2 15 (93.75%) PL/SQL
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle Financials
2 15 (93.75%) Cognos
2 15 (93.75%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (93.75%) IBM
2 15 (93.75%) Hyperion
2 15 (93.75%) Essbase
2 15 (93.75%) Finance
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle BI EE
2 15 (93.75%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (56.25%) Management Information System
4 8 (50.00%) ERP
4 8 (50.00%) Hyperion Planning
4 8 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 8 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (43.75%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (37.50%) Twitter
6 6 (37.50%) C
7 1 (6.25%) Data Management
7 1 (6.25%) Degree
7 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (6.25%) Time Management
7 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (6.25%) MS Office
7 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
7 1 (6.25%) Electronics
7 1 (6.25%) Firmware

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle Financials
2 8 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 8 (50.00%) Hyperion Planning
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) Essbase
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 15 (93.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
1 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Hyperion Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle BI Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Business Developer
3 1 (6.25%) OBIEE Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Firmware
2 1 (6.25%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (50.00%) ERP
3 7 (43.75%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (93.75%) PL/SQL
3 6 (37.50%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle
1 15 (93.75%) Cognos
1 15 (93.75%) IBM
1 15 (93.75%) Hyperion
2 6 (37.50%) Twitter
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, life assurance, 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV=
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago